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Morawski Name Meaning

Polish: habitational name for someone from Morawy in Ciechanów or Wloclawek voivodeships, or places called Morawa, Morawce, Morawczewice, or Morawka, all named with morawa ‘wet grassy area’, or a topographic name from this word.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Moraski, Murawski, Borawski, Rawski, Zurawski, Poplawski, Mocarski

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Where is the Morawski family from?

You can see how Morawski families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Morawski family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Morawski families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there was 1 Morawski family living in Illinois. This was 100% of all the recorded Morawski's in the USA. Illinois had the highest population of Morawski families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Morawski surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Morawski ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Morawski. 25% of Morawski men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Morawski women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Morawski were Miner and Housewife.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    25%
  • Machinist
    12%
  • Farmer
    8%
  • Miner
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    20%
  • Waitress
    15%
  • Machine Operator
    15%
  • Housewife
    10%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Morawski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Morawski census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Morawski. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Morawski. For the veterans among your Morawski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Morawski lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Morawski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Morawski in 1957 was 54, and 78 in 2004.

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